Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2021
1-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2016 1963
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Mar–Apr 2021
2-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2016 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1983
Ties: 1949
Feb–Apr 2021
3-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1989
Jan–Apr 2021
4-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1907
Dec 2020–Apr 2021
5-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1958
Nov 2020–Apr 2021
6-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
Oct 2020–Apr 2021
7-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
Sep 2020–Apr 2021
8-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2020–Apr 2021
9-Month
37.75"
(958.85mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2020 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2020–Apr 2021
10-Month
44.44"
(1,128.78mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2020 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2020–Apr 2021
11-Month
47.49"
(1,206.25mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1939
May 2020–Apr 2021
12-Month
49.96"
(1,268.98mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
5.04"
(128.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Nov 2019–Apr 2021
18-Month
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1953
May 2019–Apr 2021
24-Month
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
8.81"
(223.78mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1973
May 2018–Apr 2021
36-Month
161.33"
(4,097.78mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
26.48"
(672.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2020 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
May 2017–Apr 2021
48-Month
210.63"
(5,350.00mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2020 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
May 2016–Apr 2021
60-Month
252.05"
(6,402.07mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
27.19"
(690.63mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2020 1967
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/